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The Arthritis Foundation, Great West Region, Portland office provides information, community events, advocacy and research funding for the one in every four Oregon residents who struggle daily with this serious health epidemic.
Make the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis® your holiday tradition and celebrate the season by giving. Wear a holiday themed costume, tie jingle bells to your shoelaces, and raise funds to fight arthritis, the nation's leading cause of disability.
Wear your favorite costume, tie bells to your shoelaces, put a little jingle in your step and join us for the Portland Jingle Bell Run/Walk! This family-friendly 5K run/walk raises funds to cure arthritis.
The Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation's nationwide team walk event that raises funds to fight arthritis. The event generally takes place during the month of May in conjunction with National Arthritis Month.
Raise Funds for a Cure
December 6 and 7, 2014
Hunter Weltz and his family are committed to making something positive out of Hunter's diagnosis of arthritis. Hunter and his family are participating in the Jingle Bell Run/Walk to raise funds to help find a cure. Join Hunter in the fight - wear a holiday themed costume, tie jingle bells to your shoelaces, and raise funds to cure arthritis at the Jingle Bell Run/Walk in Bend or Portland.
Build a stronger community for the 50 million Americans living with arthritis by lending a helping hand to mission and fundraising activities. The Arthritis Foundation provides flexible scheduling and volunteer opportunities for all ages and abilities.
We have intensively focused our attention and resources so we can best serve people with arthritis. Read our 2013 Annual Report to learn how together, we can make the greatest difference.